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  1. Does Abstinence Education Violate Human Rights? Teen Forces School To Dump Christian Sex EdRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Free Republic

    A teen in Alberta, Canada, was forced to sit through a sex education class taught by a Christian group, a class that she says advocated abstinence and included such teachings as 'condoms don't work' and 'gonorrhea can kill you in three days,' among other examples of flagrant misinformation.

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  2. Gonorrhea Runs Amok in Northern Idaho, Spokane AreasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | Boise Weekly

    The symptoms of gonorrhea include vaginal discharge, and pain during sex and urination.

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  3. Last-Resort Antibiotics In Jeopardy As Use Rises GloballyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | GPB.org

    ... Staphylococcus aureus ), which causes deadly skin infections. But there's also a superbug version of gonorrhea , and a vicious gut pathogen, called carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae , or CRE, which may kill up to 50 percent of people it ...

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  4. Last-Resort Antibiotics In Jeopardy As Use Rises GloballyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | GPB.org

    ... Staphylococcus aureus ), which causes deadly skin infections. But there's also a superbug version of gonorrhea , and a vicious gut pathogen, called carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae , or CRE, which may kill up to 50 percent of people it ...

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  5. Untreatable - 10 dangerous antibiotic-resistant infectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... who contract bloodstream infections from CRE bacteria die from the infection. This type of bacteria causes gonorrhea, an STD that results in discharge and inflammation of the urethra, cervix, pharynx or rectum. It is now showing resistance to the ...

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  6. Untreatable - 10 dangerous antibiotic-resistant infectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... who contract bloodstream infections from CRE bacteria die from the infection. This type of bacteria causes gonorrhea, an STD that results in discharge and inflammation of the urethra, cervix, pharynx or rectum. It is now showing resistance to the ...

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  7. Dramatic Drop in Antibiotic-Resistant GonorrheaRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | POZ

    Rates of drug-resistant gonorrhea, once on the rise, have fallen significantly in the United States over the past few years, aidsmap reports.

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  8. Neisseria gonorrhoeae Strain with Reduced Susceptibilities to Extended-Spectrum CephalosporinsRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    ... gonorrhoeae infections are the second most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States ( 1 ). Gonorrhea typically presents as urethritis in men and cervicitis in women but when left untreated can result in severe sequelae, such as ...

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  9. STD Prevention Conference: Drug-resistant Gonorrhea Rates Plummet in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | HIV and Hepatitis

    Preliminary results announced at the U.S. 2014 STD Prevention Conference last week in Atlanta have shown that the proportion of cases of gonorrhea that are drug-resistant has fallen since 2011, with a sharp decline between 2012 and 2013.

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  10. IUDs don't cause pelvic inflammatory disease in women, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2012 | Science Daily

    The risk of developing pelvic inflammatory disease following insertion of an intrauterine device is very low, whether or not women have been screened beforehand for gonorrhea and chlamydia, according to a study of nearly 60,000 women.

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  11. Across the Globe, Getting Antibiotics is Barely Harder Than Buying PepsiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    ... urban strip lined with massage joints and 7-Elevens. If a customer has diarrhea? "I give them Cipro," she says. Gonorrhea? "Usually Cipro." Pneumonia? "I think we have something even stronger than Cipro," Cherry says. "But they'd better see a ...

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  12. Study: Antibiotic-resistant genes are widespread in natureRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | Denver Post

    ... that cause pneumonia are now less susceptible to penicillin. In dozens of countries, the last-resort treatment for gonorrhea is losing its punch.

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  13. Antibiotic-resistant genes are widespread in natureRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... that cause pneumonia are now less susceptible to penicillin. In dozens of countries, the last-resort treatment for gonorrhea is losing its punch. Meanwhile, few new antibiotics are in the development pipeline. Despite the prevalence of ...

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  14. Antibiotic resistance is a threat come trueRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... serious diseases such as blood stream infections (sepsis), diarrhea, pneumonia, urinary tract infections and gonorrhea. The results are cause for high concern, documenting resistance to antibiotics, especially "last resort" antibiotics, in all ...

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  15. WHO emphasizes global threat of antibiotic resistanceRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | Nurse.com

    ... responsible for common, serious diseases such as sepsis, diarrhea, pneumonia, urinary tract infections and gonorrhea. The results document resistance to antibiotics, especially 'last-resort' antibiotics, in all regions of the world. Resistance to ...

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  16. WHO's First Global Report on Antibiotic Resistance Reveals Serious, ...Read the original story

    May 1, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... is now ineffective in more than half of patients. a Treatment failure to the last resort of treatment for gonorrhea - third generation cephalosporins - has been confirmed in Austria, Australia, Canada, France, Japan, Norway, South Africa, Slovenia, ...

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  17. Antibiotic resistance is a threat come trueRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... serious diseases such as blood stream infections (sepsis), diarrhea, pneumonia, urinary tract infections and gonorrhea. The results are cause for high concern, documenting resistance to antibiotics, especially "last resort" antibiotics, in all ...

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  18. Common infections may become killers unless we act now, warn WHORead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2014 | Medical News Today

    ... serious conditions, such as sepsis or bloodstream infections, pneumonia , diarrhea , urinary tract infections and gonorrhea . Resistance to last resort treatments - carbapenem antibiotics - against the common intestinal bacterium Klebsiella ...

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  19. Africa: World On Brink of Post-Antibiotic Era - WHORead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... treatment is now ineffective in more than half of patients. "Treatment failure to the last resort of treatment for gonorrhea - third generation cephalosporins - has been confirmed in Austria, Australia, Canada, France, Japan, Norway, South Africa, ...

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  20. WHO: Antibiotic Resistance a Major Public Health Threat GloballyRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | Journal Watch

    ... in over 54% of patients. Treatment failure with third-generation cephalosporins - the last-resort treatment for gonorrhea - has been confirmed in 36 countries, including Austria, Australia, Canada, France, Japan, Norway, Slovenia, South Africa, ...

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